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Junior Conservation Ambassador Youth Program (Goodwin Day 1 of 2)

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 9:00am - Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 2:45pm
Goodwin Forest Conservation Education Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Event Description: 

Youth currently enrolled in grades 3 - 6, are invited to this special training. Learn natural history topics and ways to share your knowledge and interest in the outdoors with others.

On this day of the two-day program, participants will learn about:

  • The Forest as a Window to the World with Lynn Kochiss
  • Invasive Species with Bernie Noonan and Lynn Kochiss
  • Vernal Pools with Jim Bancroft
  • The History of Charcoal and its Impact on the Forest with Lance Hansen

Program will run 2 consecutive Saturdays, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. each day. Details and registration information found on the Junior Conservation Ambassadors page. Registration deadline is April 21, 2017. Space is limited so act now!

Inclement Weather: 
Rain or Shine
Registration Fee: 
$40 CFPA or FGF members/$60 nonmembers
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Liz Fossett, Manager of Events and Volunteer Engagement
CFPA Office: (860) 346-2372